The Guilfordian

Olympia Quakers support LGBT refugees from Uganda

Quincy Malesovas, Staff Writer

September 5, 2014

Roughly half a year ago, Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni passed an Anti-Homosexuality Act. In a country with longstanding hostility toward LGBTQA people, the new act did nothing but fan the fire. Since then, Ugandan courts have deemed the law invalid, yet threats and violence appear to be increasing....